chain filter wrench

A chain wrench which encircles the oil filter to assist in its removal.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • filter wrench — An oil filter wrench for removing the oil filter. Also see chain filter wrench oil filter wrench …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Oil-filter wrench — Chain type oil filter wrench. The chain is wrapped around a spin on oil filter, and the hexagonal bar is turned anticlockwise to grip and unscrew the filter …   Wikipedia

  • oil filter wrench — A special automotive tool for the removal and installation of oil filters; they come in a variety of shapes, e.g., as strap wrenches, chain wrenches, or special cup style end cap oil filter wrenches …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • wrench — [1] A device for removing nuts, bolts, and other fasteners. [2] A colloquial term for a mechanic or someone who is handy repairing engines. [3] To use a wrench tool. See adjustable wrench Allen wrench box wrench brake adjusting wrench brake… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Wrench — For other uses, see Wrench (disambiguation). A set of chrome vanadium metric wrenches, open at one end, box/ring at the other. This type is commonly known as a combination wrench. A wrench or spanner is a tool used to provide grip and mechanical… …   Wikipedia

  • Strap wrench — A strap wrench is any of various types of wrench that grip an object via a strap or chain being pulled in tension around it until it firmly grips. High static friction keeps it from slipping. Many strap wrenches have built in handles. Others are… …   Wikipedia

  • Chainsaw — For other uses, see Chainsaw (disambiguation). An arborist using a chainsaw to fell a eucalyptus tree A chainsaw (or chain saw) is a portable mechanical saw, powered by electricity, compressed air, hydraulic power, or most common …   Wikipedia

  • Lawn mower — A typical modern gasoline powered push mower. A riding mower or ride on …   Wikipedia

  • Edward Abbey — Edward Paul Abbey (January 29, 1927 March 14, 1989) was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues and criticism of public land policies. His best known works include the novel The Monkey Wrench Gang , which… …   Wikipedia

  • strain — I 1. verb 1) take care that you don t strain yourself Syn: overtax, overwork, overextend, overreach, drive too far; exhaust, wear out; overdo it; informal knock oneself out 2) you have strained a muscle Syn: injure, da …   Thesaurus of popular words

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.